Explore Hotel

California sun and surf await at our Long Beach hotel, just minutes from the Carnival Cruise dock and the Queen Mary.

Catalina Island and CSULB (Cal State Long Beach) are conveniently located near our Long Beach hotel. For business travelers or those in town for a special event, the Long Beach Convention Center is also in the neighborhood. Our friendly staff understands that comfort and location are important when traveling.

A great location, indoor pool and exercise facility make guests feel right at home at our Long Beach hotel. With free Wi-Fi and a complimentary full expanded breakfast, youre sure to start the day off right. Enjoy a buffet spread with a waffle station, hot eggs, sausage, fresh fruits, favorite breakfast pastries, cereals and yogurts. Complete your breakfast with a cup of 100 Arabica coffee or cold juice.

The Aquarium of the Pacific is a local destination thats family-friendly. Of course, many of our guests are in town with Carnival Cruise or en route to Catalina Island. Festivals like the Jazz Fest are popular local attractions that bring in travelers from around the region. The Long Beach Marathon, crawfish events, and Grand Prix are additional options for guests looking for something a little different on their vacation.

Shop Pine Avenue, Belmont Shore and Shoreline Village for one of a kind gifts and souvenirs. Both are just a few minutes from our Long Beach hotel. The LB Performing Arts Center is a hot spot for concerts and brings in the best performers around the world. Conferences at the Convention Center attract business travelers, too, and were happy to provide quiet accommodations perfect for taking care of business.

Some of our regular guests are in town for work with the shipping industry, imports and exports, and the Port of Long Beach and Los Angeles. Food inspectors, offshore technicians and many others consider us their home away from home.

Reserve your room at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel at the Convention Center today! Parking fee 15.00 USD per vehicle/per night.

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517 E 1st Street
Long Beach
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


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517 E 1st Street
Long Beach
United States

What's nearby?


  • 5.3 mile(s) from Wilmington

  • 6 mile(s) from Seal Beach

  • 7.4 mile(s) from San Pedro

  • 8.1 mile(s) from Harbor City

  • 9.1 mile(s) from Lakewood

  • 10.5 mile(s) from Carson

  • 11.7 mile(s) from Westminster

  • 13.7 mile(s) from Bellflower

  • 14.6 mile(s) from Huntington Beach

  • 15.7 mile(s) from Torrance

  • 16 mile(s) from Artesia

  • 18.5 mile(s) from Redondo Beach

  • 24.9 mile(s) from Los Angeles

  • 0.5 mile(s) from Long Beach Convention Center

  • 1 mile(s) from World Trade Center

  • 5.7 mile(s) from Raytheon, manufacturer

  • 6.9 mile(s) from Boeing Company, airline manufacturer

  • 2 mile(s) from Long Beach City College

  • 5 mile(s) from California State University, Long Beach

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 464 traveller reviews
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a very nice stay

21/10/2016 Elizabeth R, Phoenix AZ, United States

Staff was pleasant, efficient and helpful. My room had just been redone and was clean comfortable and quiet. It was so large and roomy it looked as though they had combined two small rooms to make a... more


Great Helpfull staff

21/10/2016 George W, London, United Kingdom

Can't say enough abut the professional ,friendly and helpful staff. Though I was delayed due to business issues they organised and assisted my daughter in checking in. Even though she was also delayed... more



21/10/2016 Lonnie M,

needs food service, snakes, coffee, drinks instead of vending machines. Overall staff was excellent. Restaurants were close for a good variety of options. Easy access to freeway, walking around downto... more


Superb Stay!

18/10/2016 TravelingTeacherPHD, Glen Burnie, Maryland, USA

I called the hotel in advance to see if it would meet my needs as I was staying for 6 days for a conference nearby. I had requested a refrigerator, access to a microwave, and breakfast. The Best Weste... more

Owner Response
Shawn J, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel at the Convention Center, responded to this review
Dear TravelingTeacherPHD, Thank you for your sharing your fantastic experience with us. I appreciate the generous compliment, thank you so much. My staff and I do our best to ensure you feel as comfortable as possible and were delighted to know that's exactly how you felt. Please come and visit us again, it was pleasure having as our guest. Sincerely, Shawn Jones General Manager

Customer Service for Leisure Stay

15/10/2016 avala2016,

Ellie is amazing. BW has a gem in her -she should be developed into "Management" & paid a retention-valued salary. AMAZING stay. Exceeded my expectations, and the rate, and customer service were ste... more

Owner Response
Shawn J, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel at the Convention Center, responded to this review
Dear avala2016, Thank you for your time to write us. You made Ellie's day, recognizing her effort and service. We look forward to your next visit. Thank you, Shawn Jones General Manager